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FZNT25 KWNM 171514
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1114 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK STATIONARY FRONT WILL DRIFT SE ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS TODAY INTO THU...AS AREAS OF LOW PRES PASS NE ALONG THE
FRONT. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DRIFT E ACROSS THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TODAY INTO THU. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ON THE
TROUGH AND PASS OVER THE FAR NE PORTION TONIGHT AND THU. STRONG
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S INTO THE REGION THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI
NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER THE SRN WATERS SAT NIGHT AND DRIFT
NW THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC
COAST FROM THE W SUN NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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